Category Archives: race report

SOB 50k Race Report

Siskiyou Out and Back 50k, you were a monster. A wicked, beautiful monster. A hungry monster who ate ultra runners for breakfast and then spat them out all over the mountainside. Here, better late than never, is my account of … Continue reading

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Race Report: White Salmon Trail 1/2 Marathon

So here is how it went down. Friday evening I was wrapping up my first week at the office and was totally pooped. I wanted nothing more than to crawl home and sleep my way through the weekend. However, it’s … Continue reading

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The Mini Race Report: Forest Park Trail Run 20k

Wow. What a great day for a race! The sky was blue, the single track dry, and the competition fierce. Distance: 20k (12.2 miles) Time: 1:32:10 – average 7:32 minutes/mile Place: Second place woman, eighth overall Details: This past week … Continue reading

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Race Report: Eugene Marathon 2009

It is time again for the post-marathon epic race report. I offer no defense for its length. It was a long, complicated and ultimately amazing race. But first, allow me to tantalize you by offering a preview of the juicy … Continue reading

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Pictures from Shotgun Creek 25K

(Yes, I am wearing two watches. Yes, I am a nerd. ) The flatest part of the race… Thanks to Mandy and Dean Giblin for the photos! Great racing, Red Lizards.

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My First Win: The Shotgun 25k Trail Blast

No amount of typing will do this race report justice. It needs photos. There is just no other way I can describe the mud, hills and insanity. Worse yet, it was a small event and I haven’t been able to … Continue reading

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2009 Portland Shamrock Run 15k

I thought it in my best interest to run the Portland Shamrock Run, not only because it’s one of Portland’s biggest races, but because everyone who finishes gets a free t-shirt and beer. And really, who can say no to … Continue reading

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